There are 7 ways to get from Royal Victoria Dock to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) by train, subway, bus, taxi, car, shuttle or towncar

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Train, Tube  •  1 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Pontoon Dock DLR Station to Stratford DLR Station Dlr
  2. Take the Tube from Stratford Underground Station to Lancaster Gate Underground Station
  3. Take the train from London Paddington to Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3

$33 - $49

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Custom House, Victoria Dock Road to Covent Garden, Savoy Street N551
  2. Take the bus from Covent Garden, Savoy Street to Heathrow Central Bus Station N9

$6

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Tube  •  1 h 22 min

  1. Take the Tube from Canning Town Underground Station to Green Park Underground Station Jubilee
  2. Take the Tube from Green Park Underground Station to Heathrow Terminals 1-2-3 Underground Station Piccadilly

$10 - $15

Taxi  •  42 min

  1. Take a taxi from Royal Victoria Dock to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) 24.5 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  42 min

  1. Drive from Royal Victoria Dock to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) 24.5 miles

$5 - $8

Shuttle  •  42 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Royal Victoria Dock to London Heathrow Airport

$60 - $90

Towncar  •  42 min

  1. Take a town car from Royal Victoria Dock to London Heathrow Airport 24.5 miles

$110 - $160

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The cheapest way to get from Royal Victoria Dock to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is to bus which costs £5 and takes 2 h 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Royal Victoria Dock to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is to taxi which costs £90 - £110 and takes 42 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Royal Victoria Dock to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) station. However, there are services departing from Custom House, Victoria Dock Road and arriving at Heathrow Central Bus Station via Covent Garden, Savoy Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 23 min.

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The distance between Royal Victoria Dock and London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is 21 miles. The road distance is 24.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Royal Victoria Dock to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) without a car is to train and Tube which takes 1 h 19 min and costs £24 - £40.

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It takes approximately 1 h 19 min to get from Royal Victoria Dock to London Heathrow Airport (LHR), including transfers.

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Royal Victoria Dock to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Custom House, Victoria Dock Road station.

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Royal Victoria Dock to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Heathrow Central Bus Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Royal Victoria Dock to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) is 24 miles. It takes approximately 42 min to drive from Royal Victoria Dock to London Heathrow Airport (LHR).

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Map of how to get from Royal Victoria Dock to London Heathrow Airport (LHR).
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  • Distance: 21.1 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 19 min

What companies run services between Royal Victoria Dock, England and London Heathrow Airport (LHR), England?

You can take a bus from Royal Victoria Dock to London Heathrow Airport (LHR) via Custom House, Victoria Dock Road and Covent Garden, Savoy Street in around 2 h 23 min.

Train operators
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Pontoon Dock DLR Station to Stratford DLR Station
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
London Underground (Tube)
Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Stratford Underground Station to Lancaster Gate Underground Station
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Canning Town Underground Station to Green Park Underground Station
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Green Park Underground Station to Heathrow Terminals 1-2-3 Underground Station
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Custom House, Victoria Dock Road to Covent Garden, Savoy Street
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Covent Garden, Savoy Street to Heathrow Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Royal Victoria Dock to London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
Ave. Duration
42 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Call A Cab
Phone
+44 20 8901 4444
Website
callacab.com
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
On demand
Shuttle from Royal Victoria Dock to London Heathrow Airport
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Towncar from Royal Victoria Dock to London Heathrow Airport
Estimated price
$110 - $160

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